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Posted by Equestrian Queensland on 01/03/2018.

Volunteer Support Grant

The Grants Hub is committed to a strong and vibrant community and admires the dedication of volunteers, who generously give their time and talent to support worthy causes.

We’re excited to announce a Volunteer Support Grant to the value of $500 available to a person acting in a regular volunteering role.

Objectives of the grant

  • Provide support and recognition to volunteer work
  • Encourage volunteering
  • Provide access to resources to support the role of volunteers.

Who is eligible to apply for the grant?

A person anywhere in Australia acting in a regular volunteer role for a period of 6 months or more.

Funding guidelines

The Grants Hub Volunteer Support Grant will provide $500 to a volunteer to fund any of the following items:

  • Full or partial cost of portable, tangible small equipment required to undertake your volunteering role (e.g. iPad, lawnmower, trolleys, gardening equipment)
  • Travel costs associated with your role as a volunteer (taxis, public transport, motor vehicle costs, flights)
  • Training related to carrying out your role as a volunteer
  • Any other costs to support your role as a volunteer.


Applications will be assessed against the following criteria:

  • Eligibility (see eligibility criteria above)
  • Demonstrated need for the grant
  • Benefit that the grant will make to the volunteer and how it will support them in their role.

Application process

Applications open Thursday 15 February 2018 and close Thursday 15 March 2018.

Please complete the application form below.

Only one application per volunteer will be accepted.


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